The Resource The despoliation of Egypt in pre-rabbinic, rabbinic and patristic traditions, by Joel Stevens Allen

The despoliation of Egypt in pre-rabbinic, rabbinic and patristic traditions, by Joel Stevens Allen

Label
The despoliation of Egypt in pre-rabbinic, rabbinic and patristic traditions
Title
The despoliation of Egypt in pre-rabbinic, rabbinic and patristic traditions
Statement of responsibility
by Joel Stevens Allen
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Examines how Jews defended themselves against anti-Jewish slander concerning the biblical despoliation of Egypt. The embarrassment of the episode was later 'healed' through allegory and became a critically important biblical justification for the Christian appropriation of the Greco-Roman cultural heritage
Member of
Cataloging source
N$T
Dewey number
222/.12060901
Index
index present
LC call number
BS1180
LC item number
.A44 2008eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
Supplements to Vigiliae Christianae,
Series volume
v. 92
Label
The despoliation of Egypt in pre-rabbinic, rabbinic and patristic traditions, by Joel Stevens Allen
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 281-298) and indexes
http://library.link/vocab/branchCode
  • net
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Part One, Pre-rabbinic interpretations: 1. The Septuagint -- 2. The Book of Jubilees -- 3. Artapanus -- 4. Ezekiel the tragedian -- 5. The Book of Wisdom. -- 6. Philo's Life of Moses. -- 7. Philo's Who is the heir? -- 8. Josephus -- 9. Excursus: the social background of the "Fair Wage" interpretation
  • Part Three, Patristic interpretations: 1. Irenaeus -- 2. Tertullian -- 3. Origen -- 4. St. Augustine -- 5. The despoilations, Others [sic] patristic texts -- Conclusions and ramifications
  • Part. Two, Rabbinic interpretations: 1. Midrashic pondering the plunder
Control code
ocn593236102
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (viii, 305 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9789047433569
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other control number
10.1163/ej.9789004167452.i-305
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
.b36093890
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unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)593236102
  • pebcs9047433564

Library Locations

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      75 Pigdons Road, Waurn Ponds, Victoria, 3216, AU
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